Scholarships - NIU College of Business

NIU Business Scholarships

Fall 2015 Scholarships for Current Undergraduate & Transfer Students

The College of Business offers many scholarships specifically designated for our Business students. Additional funding may be available through NIU scholarships and private funds, including merit scholarships for new incoming students.

*Maximum awards may not be available each year.

Name of Scholarship for Current/Transfer Students
Minimum Eligibility Criteria
Maximum Award*
Deadline

Scott R. Mitchell Vision Award
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  • Junior, senior or graduate business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Preference given to students who embody the spirit and character of Scott Mitchell: energy, enthusiasm, persistence, and being a proud NIU Huskie.
  • Additional preference given to students who have overcome a major life crisis such as, but not limited to, illness, disability, or family tragedy.

$5000

February 1, 2015

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Patrick and Aimee Burke Scholarship in Business
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  • Full-time transfer student or freshman
  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Preference given to those with demonstrated leadership strengths.

$5000

February 1, 2015

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Nick & Kim Calamos Scholarship
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  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Preference given to those with interest in entrepreneurship
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015

$5000

February 1, 2015

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The Crane Composite Scholarship
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  • Preference given to students raised by a single parent and demonstrated financial need
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015

$5000

February 1, 2015

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The Crocker Endowed Scholarship in Business
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  • Demonstrated leadership through extra-curricular activities
  • Financial need
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015
  • Preference given to female students

$5000

February 1, 2015

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The Robert & Nikki Eickhoff Scholarship
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  • Veteran of the United States military service
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015

$5000

February 1, 2015

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Anthony E. & Christine Speiser Scholarship
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  • Chicago public school graduate
  • Preference given to Lane Tech High graduates
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015

$5000

February 1, 2015

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Jeff A. Spencer Business Leadership Award
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  • Full-time transfer student or freshman
  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Preference given to those with demonstrated leadership strengths or those who have served in the US Armed Forces.

$5000

February 1, 2015

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Randall N. Beck Memorial Scholarship
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  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Preference given to McHenry/DuPage county residents
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015
  • Applicant must have worked for and saved for part of his/her tuition and not otherwise qualify for financial aid.

$2000

February 1, 2015

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David & Diane Graf Rockford Transfer Scholarship
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  • Resident of greater Rockford area,
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Demonstrated leadership through extracurricular activities

$2000

February 1, 2015

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Ruth G. Hart Memorial Scholarship
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  • Female
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 at NIU or 3.5 if transfer student
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015

$1000 - $4000

February 1, 2015

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Dan Parmenter Memorial Student Scholarship
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  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Preference given to those with part-time job or those who volunteer within community
  • Completed UBUS 310 or enrolled in UBUS 310 for Fall 2015

$1000

February 1, 2015

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John H Chiricotti Scholarship
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  • Freshman or sophomore
  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Financial need

$1000

February 1, 2015

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Roxane Hoey Memorial Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing

$1000

February 1, 2015

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Mercedes de Martinez Memorial Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Min. GPA 3.0
  • Completed or enrolled in UBUS 310
  • Financial need
  • Preference given to Latino female with demonstrated leadership, vision, determination, compassion & spiritual characteristics

$1000

February 1, 2015

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The Herb Eldean Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Min. GPA 3.0
  • Completed or enrolled in UBUS 310
  • Declared business administration or management major with an interest in entrepreneurship.
  • Preference given to to students who are members of Phi Sigma Kappa.

TBD

February 1, 2015

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Departmental Scholarships

varies

see department for deadline